I am really in love with a special book I bought some years ago. The author, Ezio Godoli, is one of the most important historian of art in Italy, as well as one of the most influencing worldwide auctority as far as the illustration is concerned. I just wonder every time I read the great analysis or simply take a look to the many illustrations. And this time I was impressed by this Russian Art Nouveau illustration:
Let alone the style, but indoubitabily it looks really similar to another illustration, due to the pencil of Aladar Korosfoi-Kriesch:
How could be fascinating and dangerous the beauty of the line: this is really a great teaching in aesthetic.